Sailing at Platty + Limited
We have a range of boats for you to choose from to hire so you can experience the thrill of solo sailing or the comfort of sailing with a friend. For beginners our instructors can either accompany you in the boat or chug alongisde in the safety boat. They will make the ride as fun and exciting, or as relaxing as you like, while you learn under their expert tuition. We are a royal yachting association training centre offering tuition upto seamanship skills and the young sailors scheme. We are an AALA (Adventure Activities Licensing Authority) licenced provider for sailing, allowing us to take groups of under 18s.
Please ring for details or see website.
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|Notes||Latest admission 17.00. Times by arrangement please phone for details. Closed Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb.|
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VenuePlatty + Limited
Lodore Boat Landings, Derwentwater, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX
Map reference: NY 264192 Lat: 54.56266 Long: -3.13971
From Keswick take B5289 Borrowdale Road down the east side of Derwentwater. Three miles from Keswick on the right-hand side is the Mary Mount Hotel. The hotel will kindly allow us to use their car park, please drive slowly and carefully. Walk to the bottom of the car park, through the garden, across the footbridge and across the field to find ud. Please be quiet, in consideration of the hotel guests.
Alternatively catch the Keswick Launch to the Lodore jetty, stop 3.
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : 25 miles (40.2 kms) from Penrith station
We offer changing facilities for our customers.